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Posted on September 22nd, 2022 in Alumni, Events, Featured, Students, Students/Alumni

IUPUI students in the Legal Studies and Paralegal Studies programs learned about careers in the legal field during two recent panels held as part of IUPUI Fall Career Week. On Monday, September 19th, students attended Courtrooms and Clients – What it means to be a lawyer.  Nine panelists discussed what a typical day for a …

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Posted on October 17th, 2022 in Events by eengels

Register Here The 2022 L. Keith Bulen Symposium on American Politics  – Full Schedule The Program: 9:00 a.m. Welcome Dr. Tamela Eitle – Dean and Professor Sociology. IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI 9:10-10:30 a.m. Women in Politics Panel Karla Lopez-Owens, Director of Community Outreach at the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office RaeVen Ridgell, Executive …

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Posted on November 17th, 2022 in Students/Alumni by eengels

Students on the IUPUI Mock Trial Team spent the weekend arguing the civil case of Ari Felder v. Koller Campbell Air LLC in the new Marion County Justice Center in Indianapolis. The IUPUI Mock Trial Team hosted the annual Mock 100 Invitational on November 12th and 13th.  Twenty-five teams from all over the country traveled …

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Posted on October 27th, 2022 in Alumni, Students/Alumni, Teaching by Aaron Dusso

Congratulations to Sydney Kadinger (Class of 2019) for graduating from McKinney School of Law, passing the bar exam and landing her first position as a Prosecutor in Marion County! All tremendous accomplishments! Sydney is also now an Associate Faculty Member in the department serving as the Head Coach of our Mock Trial team!

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Posted on October 12th, 2022 in Internships by eengels

Fall Internship Experiences AFrika Williams Political Science Major, pictured with United States Senator Todd Young of Indiana This fall semester I am completing an internship in the legislative branch of government working for Senator Todd Young’s Indianapolis office. This internship correlates with the class I am taking now which is pols-y 304 Constitution Law which …

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Posted on October 10th, 2022 in Faculty, Teaching by Aaron Dusso

Dr. Dusso was recently interviewed for a WRTV story on voting in non-presidential elections. Check it out: Experts say people don’t vote in nonpresidential elections Also, for those with a subscription to The Herald-Times, he has a recent interview titled, Flag-waving ‘Freedom rally’ in Brown County draws dozens worried about guns, government  

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Posted on September 22nd, 2022 in Alumni, Events, Featured, Students, Students/Alumni by eengels

IUPUI students in the Legal Studies and Paralegal Studies programs learned about careers in the legal field during two recent panels held as part of IUPUI Fall Career Week. On Monday, September 19th, students attended Courtrooms and Clients – What it means to be a lawyer.  Nine panelists discussed what a typical day for a …

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Posted on August 31st, 2022 in Students by Sherry Minton

The IU School of Liberal Arts Office of Career Development is excited to announce the launch of a new website designed to increase and improve student access to career development resources and opportunities. Career development is an essential part of your education, especially at the beginning of an academic year. Career advisors can help you …

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Posted on August 11th, 2022 by Aaron Dusso

Dr. Dusso was recently interviewed by ABC affiliate WPTA21 for a story on the FBI’s recent raid of former President Donald Trump’s home.  

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Posted on June 1st, 2022 in Faculty by Aaron Dusso

Dr. Dusso was recently interviewed for a piece in the IndyStar on the Zionsville Mayor’s use of Profanity in a Facebook exchange: “‘(Expletive) you’: Zionsville mayor causes stir with comments over mass shooting debate.” Does it matter?

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